PD: 74-year-old pedestrian struck and killed in north Phoenix

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The Phoenix Police Department is investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian that occurred in north Phoenix Friday night. 

The crash occurred at around 8 p.m. near the area of 25th Place and Union Hills Drive

Witnesses told Phoenix police that the pedestrian was crossing mid-block when he was struck by a Ford Mustang traveling west on Union Hills Drive.


Police say the pedestrian, later identified as 74-year-old John Fish, was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with Phoenix officers.

According to Phoenix police, impairment may not be a factor in the crash. 

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